Satellite

A Teen Created the World’s Lightest Satellite & NASA Is Going to Launch It

Not very many people can claim that they’ve sent something they made into space. One of those who will soon be sending his own invention — a 64-gram (0.14-lb) satellite — into sub-orbital flight is an 18-year-old named Rifath Shaarook. His satellite

Satellite Shows Lightning Strikes From Space – Video

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which runs the satellite known as GOES-16, released the first image from a new instrument, a lightning detector. It shows lightning flashes over the course of an hour on Valentine's Day, from the Gulf of